TV presenter Boris Notkin was found dead with a gunshot wound to the head in the suburbs, reported Telegram-channel Mash. According to him, the body was found by husband.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
The article States that the gun was found nearby. It is also reported that Boris Notkin was seriously ill.
Source TASS in law enforcement bodies confirmed the information, adding that Notkin was found dead in the village Rozhdestveno of the Odintsovo district of Moscow region.
Boris Notkin, Soviet and Russian TV presenter, member of the Russian television Academy and host of “Invites Boris Notkin” on TVC (out to 2015). In the 1990-ies, twice nominated for the television award “TEFI”.
This year Boris Isayevich was 75 years old.
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